World History UNIT 2: Indigenous people of the Americas and the Mayans
HOMEWORK: Week of September 18th MONDAY - Study for test on Thursday. TUESDAY - Study for test on Thursday. WEDNESDAY - Study for test on Thursday. Be sure to review all notes in your composition books, homework questions, notes from documentaries, and discussions in class. Use your graphic organizers and notes from this page - see below.
THURSDAY - No homework
Complete the questions from the following article link: http://www.ancient.eu/Maya_Civilization/ 1. Where did the Maya reside? 2. The Mayans existed for thousands of years. During the Olmec period, state 3 achievements. 3. During the Teotihuacan Period, religion flourished. Explain the religion of the Maya. 4. The Classic Period is the height of Mayan civilization and culture, why? 5. What are some possible theories pertaining to the demise of the Maya civilization? Type answers. Email to Mrs. Daley or turn in a beginning of period tomorrow. THURSDAY - No homework.
Information for Quiz VOCAB LIST for Indigenous People of the Americas and the Mayans 1. nomad 2. domesticate 3. Stone Age 4. Clovis 5. Paleolithic 6. global warming 7. agricultural revolution 8. Olmecs
People of the Americas - Concepts 1. Know at least 3 different the theories of how people came to the Americas. 2. Explain the amazing discovery from the documentary, viewed in class, about the tribe discovered in Brazil.
Text Readings: pp 11-14 pp 156-159 National Geographic documentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgeXOUPy_Mw